zodiacal
adjective see zodiac

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  • zodiacal — zodiacal, ale, aux [ zɔdjakal, o ] adj. • déb. XVIe; de zodiaque 1 ♦ Du zodiaque. Signes zodiacaux, constellations zodiacales. 2 ♦ (1710) Astron. Lumière zodiacale : lueur qu on aperçoit dans le plan de l écliptique, avant le lever ou après le… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • zodiacal — ZODIACÁL, Ă, zodiacali, e, adj. 1. Care ţine de zodiac (1), privitor la zodiac. 2. (În sintagma) Lumină zodiacală = fâşie de lumină difuză, slabă, orientată după direcţia zodiacului, de forma unui triunghi cu baza la orizont, vizibilă înaintea… …   Dicționar Român

  • Zodiacal — o*di a*cal, a. [Cf. F. zodiacal.] (Astron.) Of or pertaining to the zodiac; situated within the zodiac; as, the zodiacal planets. [1913 Webster] {Zodiacal light}, a luminous tract of the sky, of an elongated, triangular figure, lying near the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zodiacal — adj. Perteneciente o relativo al Zodiaco. Estrellas zodiacales. ☛ V. luz zodiacal …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • zodiacal — zodiacal, ale (zo di a kal, ka l ) adj. Qui appartient au zodiaque. Les signes zodiacaux.    Lumière zodiacale, lumière de forme lenticulaire qui s appuie sur l horizon, et qui apparaît après le coucher du soleil à l époque de l équinoxe du… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • zodiacal — adj. 2 g. Relativo ao zodíaco …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • zodiacal — ► adjetivo Del zodiaco. * * * zodiacal adj. Del Zodiaco. * * * zodiacal. adj. Perteneciente o relativo al Zodiaco. Estrellas zodiacales. □ V. luz zodiacal. * * * ► adjetivo Relativo al Zodíaco …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • zodiacal — {{#}}{{LM Z40583}}{{〓}} {{[}}zodiacal{{]}} ‹zo·dia·cal› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} Del Zodíaco (zona celeste que comprende las doce constelaciones que aparentemente recorre el Sol en un año), o relacionado con él: • signo zodiacal.{{○}} …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • zodiacal — zodiac ► NOUN ▪ a belt of the heavens within about 8° of the ecliptic, including all apparent positions of the sun, moon, and planets and divided by astrologers into twelve equal divisions or signs. DERIVATIVES zodiacal adjective. ORIGIN Greek z… …   English terms dictionary

  • zodiacal — adj. of or in the zodiac. Phrases and idioms: zodiacal light a luminous area of sky shaped like a tall triangle occasionally seen in the east before sunrise or in the west after sunset, esp. in the Tropics. Etymology: F (as ZODIAC) …   Useful english dictionary

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